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Gateley Plc

SHIP CANAL HOUSE, 98 KING STREET, MANCHESTER, M2 4WU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0161 836 7700
Fax:
Fax 0161 836 7701
DX:
14317 MANCHESTER-1
Email:
Web:
www.gateleyplc.com
Birmingham, Dubai, Leeds, Leicester, London, Manchester and 2 more

Andrew Buchanan

Tel:
Work +44 (0) 161 836 7702
Email:
Web:
gateleyplc.com/
Gateley Plc

Work Department

Corporate and personal insolvency.

Position

Andrew is very experienced in corporate insolvency, corporate reconstruction, transactional insolvency, restructuring, asset based lending, advice to distressed companies and insolvency acquisitions. Andrew has over the years advised extensively upon directors’ duties at a range of household names in the automotive, retail, manufacturing and professional services sectors. He has undertaken a significant amount of work in the distressed corporate sector for a range of private equity companies. He has acted in relation to numerous high-profile insolvencies such as Allsports, TVR, MG Rover, Moben, Dolphin, Sharp, Amtek, Plaxton Coaches, Ilford, Oceans Furniture, Sofas (UK), Silent Night, La Tasca Restaurants, Living Room Bars and Restaurants and Baumatic. Over the last two or three years, Andrew has conducted a significant amount of work in the distressed legal sector, including acting as solicitor manager of Halliwells, and acting in relation to Linder Myers, Challinors, Cobbetts, Ashton Fox, Tandem Law, Marsden Rawsthorn and Barnetts.

Career

Qualified 1987; Halliwells LLP 1999-2010; Gateley 2010 to date.

Member

R3.

Education

Stockport Grammar School 1973-80; Sheffield University (1980 – 83 Law 2:1 (Hons)); Trent Law School (1985 Pass).

Leisure

Andrew enjoys spending his leisure time in the North of Scotland.


North West: Finance

Insolvency and corporate recovery

Within: Leading individuals

Andrew Buchanan - Gateley Plc

Within: Insolvency and corporate recovery

Gateley Plc is active across a range of restructuring, turnaround, acquisition, disposal, investigation and recovery work. It is instructed by a raft of insolvency practitioners, private equity houses, banks, sureties, invoice financers, law firms and corporate clients. The team particularly stands out for its contentious insolvency expertise and it is often instructed on complex, cross-border cases. Andrew Buchanan heads the team that is praised for its 'technical strength' and for its 'willingness to collaborate on difficult matters', and Stuart Tait is also noted.

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